Brightwell and Nielson Move into Quarterfinal Round at WSGA Amateur
Atlanta, GA – Current UVa women’s golfer Elizabeth Brightwell (Nellysford, Va.) and former Cavalier Calle Nielson (Nashville, Tenn.) both advanced to the quarterfinals of match play at the 96th annual Women’s Southern Golf Association Championships taking place in Atlanta.
In Wednesday’s round of 16 Nielson defeated Mary Alice Murphy 3 and 2 while Brightwell beat Laura Coble in 20 holes. Brightwell will face Furman’s Laura Wearn in her quarterfinal matchup while Nielson plays Ket Preamchuen of Kennesaw State. The semifinals are also schedule to take place Thursday.
The tournament is taking place at the Capital City Club and runs through Friday.
Results are available at the WSGA website.